Tawang One Day Tour Packages

One of those amazing locations that are appealing to every traveler but seldom makes it into their bucket list is Tawang in the Indian state of Arunachal Pradesh. Beautiful glacial lakes with glistening blue waters are dotted across the valley of this steep location. Tawang is a visual feast, encircled by towering and majestic mountains. Tawang, which is 10,000 feet above sea level, is bordered by Bhutan to the southwest, the happiest nation in the world, Tibet to the north, and Sela Pass to the east. The Monpas, who live in Tawang, are situated at lower elevations and enjoy a mild, temperate environment. The terms “Ta” and “Wang,” which are used in the native Monpa dialect, are the origin of the name “Tawang.” “Wang” implies verdant meadows and “Ta” indicates horse. Local legend has it that a powerful and beautiful horse was spotted roaming in the valley in the 17th century by a Tibetan monk by the name of Mera Lama. The Lama wanted to capture this graceful animal because he was drawn to it.

Weather Information for planning Tawang Tour

December-FebruaryWinter4°C to 22°C
March-AprilSpring11°C to 25°C
May-JuneSummer10°C to 31°C
July-SeptemberMonsoon19°C to 34°C
October-NovemberAutumn20°C to 31°C

Tawang Important Travel Routes

Tawang to Dirang4 hr 11 min (134.5 km) via NH13
Tawang to Bomdila5 hr 21 min (176.7 km) via NH13
Tawang to Guwahati12 hr 33 min (439.9 km) via NH13
Tawang to Kaziranga11 hr 16 min (414.1 km) via NH13
Tawang to Itanagar12 hr 18 min (446.7 km) via NH13
Tawang to Shillong14 hr 53 min (566.7 km) via NH13
Tawang to Cherrapunji16 hr 25 min (615.3 km) via NH13

Frequently Asked Questions About Tawang Tour

1. Where can I find Tawang on a map?

Tawang belongs to an orchid state of India that is Arunachal Pradesh which is situated in the north eastern region of India. Tawang is located at an altitude of 3,048 metres above sea level which makes approximately 10,000 feet.

2. Briefly describe the best time to visit Tawang?

The best time to visit this mesmerising town of Arunachal Pradesh is summer, because the weather conditions at this period of time are quite pleasant and suitable to perform outdoor sports that Tawang offers to its travellers apart from sightseeing.

3. Some best places to witness in Tawang?

Tawang is a place where you can find a scenic vista at your every second step nevertheless Some best places to witness in Tawang are named below:
Sela pass
Nuranang falls
Tawang war memorial
Gorichen peak
Peng Teng Tso Lake
Jaswant garh
Bumla pass
Geshila peak
Nugula lake

4. Give some things that we can buy from Tawang?

Locals of tawang are quite expert in handmade stuffs like woollen carpets, shawls, shoes, utensils made up of bamboo, handmade paper and lots more. If you are travelling to Tawang then you must buy any of these items to make your trip to Arunachal memorable.

5. List some adventurous activities of Tawang?

If you are an adventure seeker then Tawang offers lots of outdoor sports in its region out of which some are mentioned below:
Meditate at the Taktsang Gompa
Hiking at Gorichen peak
Travel to the Sela pass
Shop at Tibetan Market
Visit Nuranang waterfalls
Spend a full day at Shonga-Tser Lake

6. How can I communicate in Tawang?

Communicating in Tawang is quite easy although the mother tongue of its locals is far different from other languages of India but they are very good in Hindi and English. As this town has a good amount of literacy rate.

7. Is it safe to visit Tawang?

Yes, Tawang is totally safe for travellers because the locals of this region are very religious and they used to keep themselves away from any type of fight and debate. Even women can explore and witness all its picturesque places without any act of pausing before doing it.

8. Quickest way to reach Tawang beautiful town?

Lilabari airport is the closest airport to tawang which is situated in the state of Assam and from here you have to cover your left-over journey through a cab/bus service. Since Tawang is situated at a great altitude therefore, constructing an airport is not an easy task for its government.

9. Do we need a pass for visiting Tawang?

Yes, Tawang belongs to a state which shares its boundaries with three of our neighbouring countries like China, Bhutan and Myanmar. This is the only reason why you need an ILP (inner line permit) pass for entering this beautiful state.

10. Applying for an ILP pass of Tawang, Arunachal online is possible?

Yes, applying for an ILP pass of Tawang online is possible. The only thing you have to do is visit arunachalilp.com site — and upload photos, necessary documents along with the entry fee.

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